“Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good. Don’t let evil conquer you, but conquer evil by doing good.”Romans 12:9, 21 NLT
Rom 12:19 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.
Rom 12:20 Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
Rom 12:21 Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
“The wages of sin is death!” Romans 6:23
“What! is the reward for all that hard toil–death? Yes, death! Oh, extraordinary wages–but more astonishing still, that any should be found to work for them!”
Archibald Brown, 1868
“If you openly declare that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is by believing in your heart that you are made right with God, and it is by openly declaring your faith that you are saved.” Romans 10:9-10 NLT
For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace. (Romans 8:5-6 ESV)